United States sent modern combat engineer equipment for Ukrainian military people13.06.2016
Among other, the means of defense, modern mine-detectors and different tools for the elimination of munition and mines were transferred.
The combat engineers from the State Emergency Service of Ukraine received the modern equipment from the headquarters officials of the United States Armed Forces on the European continent.
According to the information from the press-centreof the State Emergency Service of Ukraine,the sets for the individual defense ofthe staff as well asmost advanced mine-detectors are included in the given supply. In total, 20 complete sets for mine neutralization which provide full defense were transferred.
"Owing to the up-to-date sets of equipment received from our western colleagues, we can guarantee the full defense of our combat engineers during their work in mined areas. Moreover, the equipment will help reduce the time required for the detection of explosive objects", - the head of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine said at the briefing.